Albany Institute of History & Art

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Founded in 1791, during the presidency of George Washington, making it older than the Louvre, the Smithsonian, & the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art & culture of Albany and the Upper Hudson River Valley Region. A Path Through History attraction.

Things To Do
Path Through History
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  • Within 1/2 Mi of Canal:
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Art & Culture
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  • Art & Culture Museums:
  • Historical Museum:
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Path Through History Information
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  • Sites Dates Hours: Wed, Fri & Sat 10am-5pm, Thurs 10am-8pm, Sun 12pm-5pm, Closed Mon & Tues and major holidays
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